Anthony James Rocco II
December 16, 1946 - May 14, 2022
Visitation: Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 4-8 pm; Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry
Service: Thursday, May 19, 2022, 10:30 am; Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry
Anthony James Rocco II
Age 75, of Franklin Park, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Saturday, May 14, 2022. Born December 16, 1946, son of the late Anthony James, and Ann ( Filary ) Rocco Sr. Tony is survived by his beloved wife, Barbara Ann (Duffy) Rocco, whom he married on May 15, 1971; brothers-in-law, Lou (Darlene Oblich), Donald (Debra), and Charles Duffy; best friend, Bob Hessler, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins who will all miss him dearly.
Tony was a proud veteran of the United States Army, having served from March of 1967 until his honorable discharge in 1973. Tony was a kind, intelligent man who was always very nicely dressed. He was a car enthusiast. He was a member of the Corvette club of Cincinnati and a member of the Jaguar and Porsche club of Pittsburgh.
Family and friends are welcome on Wednesday from 4-8 pm at Devlin Funeral Home of Cranberry, 2678 Rochester Road, Cranberry Twp. Prayers will be recited Thursday at 10:30 am at the funeral home, and entombment will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, with military honors.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in Tony’s name to The Salvation Army.Send Flowers Shop Gifts Print Obituary Share Obituary
Great guy!! Rest in Peace.
Deepest sympathies to the family on your loss. I had the privilege of seeing and speaking with Tony at Jaguar club events.. a true gentleman.
He will be missed by many.
Barb, we are so sorry for your loss. We very much enjoyed having such a great friend in Tony, and would like to express our deepest sympathies. We look forward to seeing you again sometime soon.
Barb, I think of all those times we would run in to you and Tony while we both were visiting in Washington. Tony was such a delightful and kind guy. You two were a perfect couple. My sincere sympathy.
Barb I so enjoyed Tony’s visits talking about his guitar playing and seeing him smile. You both were a joy to talk with . I am in shock and so sad for your loss! Hold his memory close! hugs!!
Oh Barb. We are so very sorry for your loss. We wish we could be there to share with you. Know that he was loved by so many. God bless you and remember we love you.
We will always adore you and Tony. I’m so sorry all of us lost him. Hugs to you always Barb.
We were best friends for 61 years. Tony and his wonderful wife Barb always made me and my family feel that we were their family. And he and Barb were ours. God Bless you.
To my dear friend Barb,
My heart hurts for you at this sad time.
I will always be here to listen.
Celebrate Tony’s life knowing what a wonderful husband and soulmate he has been. He will be missed as he has touched so many. Our sincere Condolences,
Anna and John Simonelli
Tony was an amazing classy guy who always had a smile on his face. He had a warm and caring nature about him that was infectuous and was just one of those people that you could always feel comfortable around. He will certainly be missed by all who knew and loved him.
A classmate at Trinity High School, Tony always had a smile and a good word for everyone. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers to his family.
Barb, you and Tony had an amazing marriage and friendship. You were an inspiration to all who knew you. Keep your memories close and know that one day you will be reunited. ❤️ love and 🫂 hugs.
We are holding you close in our hearts, our prayers & in our love for you, dear Barb, as you make the very difficult journey through loss & grief. Our sweet friend was taken away from you — & all who loved him dearly— much too soon. God bless you & grant you His everlasting peace, honey!
I met Tony seven years ago at Barb’s 50th high school reunion and instantly knew I had a friend, he was that kind of guy. Like anyone who knew Tony, I wish I had more time with him. If I had to define him in a single word it would be GENTLEMAN in every sense of the word. Most importantly, he was a gentle man. Our world just lost a great friend, a good man and a wonderful husband. May he rest in eternal piece. Allan
Sending my condolences to Tony wife and family. A classmate 1964 and always a smile on his face.